Flight Centre Travel Group has announced the appointment of Peter Gianusso to the role of global chief technology officer, core systems, for the corporate division of the company.
With the first drop-off point planned at the Heathrow Express platforms, customers will be able to quickly and securely drop-off their luggage at peak times, before travelling bag-free through to security.
British Airways has unveiled its new inflight digital ordering platform. The tool gives customers in Euro Traveller the option to order additional snacks and drinks mid-flight, directly to their seat.
The Saxon Hotel has launched a new contactless and touchless experience with a bespoke app. The digital tool is integrated with operating systems at the hotel to offer a seamless guest journey.
Tom Kershaw is a seasoned product and technology executive, with more than two decades of experience leading innovation, technical strategy and execution.
Oracle has announced that the Saudi Arabia Tourism Development Fund has completed a major Oracle Cloud implementation. The technology is designed to support investment in the local tourism sector.
British Airways, Virgin Atlantic and Heathrow have joined forces to assess if it can be quick and easy to verify those arriving into the UK who are fully vaccinated.
Emirates has reached a commercial agreement that will allow Travelport-connected travel agencies to avoid the airline’s surcharge on bookings via global distribution systems.
Sabre will continue to distribute Virgin Australia flights and services through the Sabre GDS marketplace, ensuring that Sabre-connected agencies will continue to have access to flights.
American Express Global Business Travel has renewed its distribution agreement with British Airways and Iberia. This will allow customers confidently shop within Supply MarketPlace.
Flight Centre Travel Group has selected technology solution provider HotelHub to provide a global hotel booking and distribution solution for its corporate brands.
Clive Peoples, who will be based out of the London office, reports to chief operating officer, Kris Beyens, and is a member of the executive team.